Want to Learn More

Educational Opportunities – There are many classes available to the public. Some are free, some require pre-registration.

  • Home Gardening Series  – Our Home Gardening Series is an offering of classes with gardening topics of interest to the general public. They are typically two hour sessions held at various Hanover Libraries on Saturday mornings from January through April. They are free and open to the public. See our schedule for topics and locations.
  • Master Gardener Training – Virginia Cooperative Extension offers training to those wanting to learn more about gardening. The course is 50 hours long taught over a series of months. Registration is required. The course costs $250 or $150 for those willing to complete an internship and volunteer as a Master Gardener. The next training schedule will be in the fall. Details 

Here are some articles that may be of interest.


Be sure to check out the link to the Virginia Cooperative Extension web site. They have hundreds of articles available to answer most any question. Link to documents on Virginia Cooperative Extension Web Site